RIP Glen Campbell - here's his heartbreaking Alzheimer's-related song: "I'm Not Gonna Miss You".
The Worst Freelance Gig in History Was Being the Village Sin Eater.
Japan has engineered an ice cream that 'doesn't melt'.
Stranger Than Friction: When Matches Were Dangerous, Vestas Kept Us Safe.
ICYMI, Friday's links are here, and include knitting as a patriotic duty in World War 1, early explosives (including cat and bird bombs) from 16th century illustrated manuscripts, the 1900 hurricane that left over 6,000 dead in Galveston, TX, and a look at Puzzlewood, Tolkien’s inspiration for Middle-earth.